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. . >> i am pamela brown. we begin with traffic and weather every ten minutes. adam caskey is in ocean city tracking hurricane earl. steve rudin is in the weather center with what to expect for the day ahead. >> looks nice for the immediate metro area. coastal flood advisory for later this afternoon. those are areas accustomed to title f. we have temperatures for the most part holding in the '60s and '70s. temperatures from north carolina although weather above network. we will show you temperatures of 75 in gaithersburg, 73 in fairfax. if the satellite and radar are quiet, but lower right-hand corner of the screen, hurricane earl pushing towards the north- northeast. we will keep up stated throughout the morning. first, let's look at the mosalla commute with lisa baden. >>> a politic in the ashburn area of virginia. it is at ashburn village boulevard. overnight road work on eastbound 66, the last exit to take you on to 495 north is still closed, but should open in 30 minutes. let's look at a picture of maryland, lifting of the beltway at route 4. quiet on the beltway at wilson bridge. look
. >>> let's check in with meteorologist adam caskey. he's checking in with the latest on a nice monday and tuesday, and then, what, a return to summer? >> yes, we will return to summer-like conditions when it is officially autumn. the first full day of fall is thursday, and at that point we'll be up to 90 degrees. we're in the 60's for the most part. kensington district heights at 66. 85 the high temperature yesterday at reagan national. 7 degrees above average for this time of year. the average high 78. near 80 downtown. look at the record temperature, 94 set back in 1895. local high pressure overhead. that gives us a sinking motion in the atmosphere. just a few high, thin clouds. upper 70's in outlying areas. cooler. let's go to lisa baden. >>> no major problems to report around the beltway south into richmond, north to baltimore, all clear. traffic moving at speed here on the beltway at new hampshire avenue. more to come in traffic in just a little while. now to alison starling. >> lisa baden, thank you very much. >>> a traffic alert for drivers in virginia. major changes will take
in with lisa baden. but first here's adam caskey. >> good morning. welcome to the morning show. we do have a cold front that is pushing on into our region. we could use every little ounce or hundredths of an inch of rain we can squeeze out of this cold front. not much rain happening. it moves towards the shenandoah valley. we are dry. we could use showers. just a few showers out west and parts of central virginia. 73 in leesburg. 76 degrees right now at reagan national airport. up near 90 again this afternoon under mostly sunny skies. you will notice some changes. west winds of 20 miles per hour and gus higher than that. >> not much to talk about on the highway. no accidents to describe on 95, the baltimore-washington parkway, good coming at the southern maryland, route 4, route 5. uneventful on 66, 95, 395, the greenway, and the dulles toll road. looking at the beltway, not much happening. welcome to o-dark-30, ladies. >>> more condemnation for plans for a florida church to burn copies of the koran. hillary clinton said during the holy book would be disgraceful. other political leaders ha
and weather in minutes. first, here's meteorologist adam caskey. good morning. >> good morning. what a weekend it's been. huh? >> fan fastic outside. comfortable, high temperatures. low humidity levels. high pressure overhead. high pressure will be centered over us then push off to the east. a comfortable 51 in winchester. if you're camping out west, that's what you wanted to wake up to. la plata, 58. nice-looking round of temperatures this morning. still not too humid outside. in the mid 80's. light south winds at 5-10 miles an hour. the average high is down to 82 degrees. tomorrow, no big changes. just a few degrees warmer. 88-89 for the afternoon high temperature. more on the forecast, the extended forecast, coming . >> students at the university of maryland are on high alert this morning after yet another act of violence near campus. >> a student was robbed and beaten on route one not far from the previous two robberies. more on these attacks and the search for the suspects. >> i don't feel safe in general. being in this area. >> university of maryland students have been beaten and robbed
on this tuesday. i am alison starling. >> i am natasha barrett. first, adam caskey with the forecast. >> a pleasant morning, a little warmer than yesterday. we live in the belfort furniture weather center at 4:30 on this welcome back to work and school. 63 degrees in woodbridge, 65 in rockville and temple hill, 66 in vienna. the dew points are in the '60s. pretty comfortable in terms of humidity levels. temperatures are warmer than yesterday. in the district, 70, mostly sunny today, a few scattered clouds. high temperature near 90 with allied southwest wind. welcome back, lisa baden. >>> thank you. there was no overnight construction because of the long holiday. map and describe things rolling nicely. out of southern maryland, about -- 228 anhd to 28, s21 210 looks nice. traffic moving nicely. looks good on 66 and 95. back to you. >> thank you. >>> the end of the holiday weekend, back-to-school means more buses and cars on the nodes. >> expect the worst, according to aaa. courtney robinson is all 270 in rockville. >> good morning. things are looking pretty good right now, but with al
and weather every ten minutes. adam caskey is live in ocean city tracking hurricane earl. steve rudin has what we can home. an tallmt >> the holiday weekend looks great after we get this hurricane alex. much dry and cool conditions on the lake. temperatures outside, 69 in fairfax, 72 in winchester, for 63 in cumberland. abreu left side of the screen is a cold front that will push hurricane earl away from the mid-atlantic. 68-74 degrees at the bus stop. high temperatures in the low 90's today. >>> you need to take in a toilet. 270 southbound is suffering under frederick to get to hyattstown. an accident resulted as a result of a police chase. southbound drivers are distracted. out of damascus, md. there was a big crash that has 27 ridge road closed at bethesda church road. out of southeast d.c., of pennsylvania avenue onto the westbound freeway and into virginia, stalled vehicles, there's an accident after main avenue, and i will show you the crash near the exit for 110, southbound on 395, notice the accident, traffic getting guide to the left. back to you. >> thank you. >>> our top story, poli
in a moment. we begin with traffic and weather every ten minutes. first, adam caskey. >> it is another quiet day. we are behind the cold front that moved through yesterday. it is more comfortable today, a few degrees cooler than yesterday morning. good sleeping weather. it is 57 in leesburg. hagerstown, 56. 64 in the district. huntingtown, 53. 50 in woodbridge. low 80's this afternoon. 82 high temperatures, mostly sunny. an increase in the clients tomorrow. there could be areas of light rain tomorrow evening and tomorrow night, 30%-40% chance. >>> no problems at all. looks good on the beltway. normal travel times on 95 between richmond and allied. good shape in and out of baltimore. the dulles greenway and lows total are quiet. good on 66, 270. southbound out of germantown and gaithersburg and eventually rockville, looks like this. metrorail is on normal service. back to you. >> thank you. >>> big news. we begin with a major upset in the race for the district's next mayor. it appears vincent gray will unseat adrian fenty after just one term. 90% increase ex reporting. vincent gray is claimin
off. we start with meteorologist adam caskey. constable temperatures. >> a fantastic morning. happy friday. it is the end of the workweek. fantastic weather. a taste of autumn. we all live in the belfort furniture weather center of. 60 in manassas, 52 in rockville. we have a few upper 40's. 49 in front royal. there is dry air in place behind the cold front. clear skies and calm winds help to the temperature is. this afternoon, a lot of sunshine, scattered clouds, high temperatures in the upper 70's. >> university blvd., a utility pole was knocked down in an accident at dennis avenue. right lane is blocked. very little delayed. traffic signals are dark at this intersection. 270, about 109 hyattstown, head of the traffic in that stretch. in virginia there was an accident earlier on route 123 south of the occoquan river, in the southbound direction. back to you. >> thank you. >>> a r other top story, nine years after 9/11, religious tensions running high. at issue, an islamic cultural center near brown zeroth and eighth florida tester's protest. wiederkehr cultural center near ground z
. adam caskey is here with a look at the first forecast. you were using the word christmas >>> this morning> we will probably feel more chill till this morning -- tomorrow morning. tomorrow morning, we should be down to the mid-50's. that will feel kind of chilly outside. we could use a few showers we don't have been a raid in the cards until maybe sunday. a lot of sun signed now and very dry as well with low humidity. the dew point is in the mid to upper 40's. -burn is at --ashburn is 61 degrees. upper 70's for high temperatures but very breezy. >>> we will see you in a few minutes. this is out of iran. iran says it will be releasing one of the three americans jailed in iran. this will happen on saturday. reporters got a text message today telling them to come to the same hotel where the americans parents were allowed to visit them. they will be able to witness the release. the three american students have been held in prison for more than one year and have never actually been charged with a crime and there is no word on which one of them will be released. >>> we are two d
battered beaches in the caribbean already. we will get the latest on the storm track from adam caskey in a moment. first, courtney robinson has more on a last-minute preparations up and down the east coast. >> hurricane earl churns up the atlantic, residents in the carolinas are bracing for a whatever this massive storm will bring. >> time for the big one. >> hurricane watches are in place in north carolina and virginia. vacationers began to evacuate the outer banks this morning and others are stocking up. on on long island people are securing supplies to battle begins. on cape cod there taking notes out of the water and lodging for dangerous rip currents in ocean city that it already had lifeguards disease. >> it was scary. i never thought i would be in that position. i was scared. but they got me on it. >> emergency crews worry about this. 135 mile per marlihour winds. thousands left in the dark in the caribbean. it is not expected to make direct landfall, but will likely send a high wind and the possible storm surge to the u.s. coast. >> we have to be ready to go. >> the national h
traffic and weather every 10 minutes. we start with meteorologist adam caskey. good morning. >> a fantastic morning it is. very refreshing. open up the windows and let the fresh air circulate. let's take a look at the numbers here. arlington at 62. ashburn at 61. frederick even cooler at 56. winchester 57. annapolis, a little bit warmer along the water. 64 degrees. upper 70's for highs. noticeably less humid. tomorrow a lot like today. we have a chance of showers into the weekend. >> comfortable as far as interstate travel. beltway travel looks good. we'll take you live into the geico camera. show you the beltway now. close to new hampshire avenue, university boulevard, southbound at shady grove road, looks good. north of the beltway is our final camera northbound 295 to the 149 street bridge running at speed. -- 14th street brain damage. >> our top story is still developing this morning. two women fighting for their lives after a car jumped on to a curb and slammed into the side of a restaurant. this morning there are still more questions than answers. >> it happened in the
ten minutes. we start with adam caskey. another gorgeous day on tap. >> a couple degrees cooler than yesterday. average for this time of year. 4:30 and 60 degrees and winds and, 54 incumbents, 61 in fredericksburg, 61 in waldorf. -not as cool as the past couple morning's. 68 degrees in the district. 82 degrees for a high- temperature, mostly sunny. a little breezy. northwesterly winds at 10-20 with higher gusts. tomorrow will be similar. high temperatures nadean with a lot of sunshine. we are looking at a fairly dry workweek. we could use some showers. now lisa baden. >>> not much happening. there are a couple of work zones, but nothing that will cause you a lot of time. no major accidents. looking good to the airports. all clear. 270 at father hurley boulevard is a good example. sali on 270 through germantown to give to dave norrisvdavidsbes good. route 50 across the bay bridge looks fine. looks good on the beltway near andrews air force base. back to you. >> thank you. >>> it is primary day. d.c. voters cast their ballots today in the race for mayor. >> the race has been marked by
and weather every 10 minutes. lisa has the latest on the traffic but we start with adam caskey. good morning to you. >> good morning. a nice, very refreshing tuesday morning it is. we'll take a look at the latest at reagan national this morning. official sunrise is 6:5 5:00 a.m.. yesterday the dew point dropped 18 degrees. in only six hours. human at 60%. temperatures for the most part in the upper mourts. mid 50's. 60's down -- upper 40's. 60's downtown. hot and humid tomorrow. we'll talk about that coming up. >> not much happening on the highways in virginia. that's good. good on the dulles freeway and toll road. maryland drivers heading to baltimore, northbound 95 a wreck after the exit. two lanes are getting by in case you're just passing through. baltimore, you may want to take 295 just to save yourself a little grief. quickly we'll jump over to a camera just to show you the quiet stuff on the beltway. >> lisa, thank you very much. we begin now with a developing story from southwest washington where police are investigating a body found on railroad tracks. the body was found late last n
's go adam caskey. >> sunshine in store, temperatures a little cooler. let's look at the numbers to start our morning. annapolis 55. laurel 67. reston checking in at 66. at reagan national, an even 70 degrees. 80 later this afternoon. yesterday we hit 65. we were in the mid 80's. today we'll be 80 degrees. we're running just a few degrees above average. we'll talk about the forecast in a few minutes. now let's go to lisa. >> if you are leaving spreef, nba -- if you are leaving springfield, northbound, all lanes are good. they are working in the service road, but that should be gone by the time you get there. very, very quiet on the highway this morning. dry, passable, and good in the geico cameras. back to the news desk. >> ok, lisa, thank you very much. >>> as we mensed a few minutes ago, redskins fans are mourning the heart-breaking loss. the skins lost in overtime follow their game with houston. >> it was a rollercoaster ride for the redskins fans. >> we were, like, let's go home. >> donovan mcnabb was doing well. >> i was like, ok, here we go. >> then skins fans began to get
in a moment. here is adam caskey with the weather. >> it is comfortable outside. it is a couple of degrees warmer than it was yesterday at this time. there is a storm system that will pass to the north today. there are already some showers down along the coast. that will continue to push eastward and give us a chance of showers. temperatures are in the 50's. on our way to 87 this afternoon for a high at -- for a high temperature. maybe up to point to 5 inches of rain. >> we have an accident out there that is closing a stretch of marlboro pike between brooks drive and a road. let's go to springfield and we will show you that in '95 is in fairly good shape. there is some southbound construction. a bunch of construction of the virginia stretch of the beltway. that should all be cleared out very shortly. back to you. >> we began with breaking news. three people died in a collision between an suv and then ambulance. the suv was traveling eastbound when it hit the ambulance and flipped over. three men were in the ambulance. they were pronounced dead at the same. authorities say it does not appea
, but we want to begin with adam caskey in ocean city. bring us up-to-date. >> we are live in ocean city, and this tends to flood first. locals would now read a bit of a wash on the parking lot. -- locals would know. a bit of a wash up on the parking lot. this has been downgraded to category 1 at 11:00 a.m. maximum sustained winds at 85 miles per hour. as expected, it is accelerating now. it is centered 152 miles to the southeast from right here in ocean city. later on this evening, 8:00 p.m., it should be 245 miles to the northeast of ocean city. this should continue to slowly weekend. high tide at 4: 8. we will see these which continue to push up on the beach. -- these waves continue to push up on the beach. really the maximum wind gusts are only about 30 miles per hour. we may see a few slightly higher costs, but we are not anticipating it to get much worse than this. we're anticipating the sunset. where we are really seeing improvement is in north carolina. let's go to atlantic beach. >> it beautiful sunshine have to be on tap tonight, because there is not a cloud in the sky. they ha
for traffic and weather. adam caskey has the first check on the forecast. we had a gorgeous weekend, adam. maybe we can hang on to that. >> high temperatures in the upper 70's yesterday. the average high temperature is 78. we run a little above average. today will be a little cooler and closer to normal. right now we're in the 60's, which is above average for morning temperatures. our average low is 61 at reagan national. 68 in springfield. hamilton 65. culpeper at 65 degrees. temperatures will likely drop a couple more degrees before the sun comes up at 6 cht 54 -- 6:54 a.m. north wind at 5 to 15. we'll drop the humidity throughout the day today. it's 5:01. let's go to lisa. >>> it has been smooth on the outer loop of the beltway. construction barrels should be on the shoulder now. they did roadway on the service road. that should also be on the side. this gike owe -- geico camera showing an uneventful ride. more to come on the traffic side in a while. now to alison starling. >> lisa, thank you very much. >>> well, it was a heart-breaker at fed ex field. after more than four quarters, it
problems? we have lisa baden and adam caskey. >> we have been waiting for this rain and it is materializing. some areas of rain across the region is specially farther west of the metro area. look at showers stretching from pennsylvania all the way to the deep south. the moisture is streaming to the north. we will see intermittent showers through of the day. showers in montgomery county, frederick county,270 corridor, 81 corridor cure that's where we have persistent light rain. in the yellow areas is where there are moderate to heavy sellers at this time. there's rain off and on today. high temperatures in the '70s. maybe a upper 60's in some spots. a severe thunderstorm cannot be ruled vowel especially along and he 795 corridor this evening. at least 2.5 inches expected altogether. >> water it has collected on the ramp heading west on to 50. there is deep water. a firefighter just called to say that the water is very deep and it is dangerous. be careful. the beltway in maryland, there's a wreck. it is out of range of the cameras. deadlighits aug outer loop all y to rockville pike. -- oit is
this afternoon. adam caskey is in ocean city. >> the wind is gradually increasing its erratic the morning. -- is increasing throughout the morning. up to about 25 miles an hour. it is noticeable. it will continue to increase in ocean city throughout the morning ended today with gusts around 50 miles an hour. we have had a few light rain showers, getting a little bit in the washington area, especially east of 95 and the beltway. we will see 1 inch up to about two inches by the time it's over. it is a category 2 with maximum sustained winds around 125 miles an hour. it is moving at 18 miles an hour. it will be moving faster later on today, pushing off to the north and east. it should be directly offshore at 2:00 p.m. about to hundred miles. we have the tropical storm warning and we anticipate tropical storm conditions in ocean city. bee are getting a little daylight so you can see the waves are significantly bigger than yesterday morning, almost twice as big as yesterday morning. we are expecting some waves over 10 seed throughout the day. the tide is working in our favor right now. it is g
for traffic and weather. lisa baden is standing by the traffic. we begin with adam caskey. a lot of people going out to vote in d.c. in particular. will the weather cooperates? >> definitely. fairly comfortable temperatures. not as cool let the past zero mornings. we will take it. not bad. 16 marlon tinnon, 54 incumbents, 61 in fredericksburg, 59 in waldorf. low 60's for the most part. 60 degrees in la plata. a comfortable starts today. not a van afternoon. high temperatures in the low 80s. 82 degrees. a gusty breeze out of the northwest. we like that direction this time of year because that brings cooler, drier air. we will have gusts of 25 miles an hour later today. cooling tonight with clear skies. mid 50's tomorrow morning at a bus stop. back to you. >> thank you. >>> an increase in volume of traffic on 270 south out of frederick, 66 in manassas and between 50 and 123 is a little slow. northbound 99 slowing in woodbridge. 95 traffic in springfield, headlights moving nicely northbound. let's look at the geico camera, 270 looks good. the is approaching 109. back to you. >> thank you. >>-
start with adam caskey. it is the autumnal equinox today. >> it is later this evening at 11:09 tonight. that is when the rays of the sun are directly over the equator. the days will get shorter. that will not feel likes of. -- it will not feel like autumn. 68 degrees at arlington. 58 is the dew point. you will fuel the added humidity today. temperatures are the 60's for the most part. brunswick is the exception at 57. near 90 today, mostly sunny, a few scattered storms this afternoon. 30% chance. now to the sevan. >>> moving nicely on the beltway in virginia. there was will work on 95 in baltimore that should be out of the late now. between richmond and baltimore along 95, looks good also on the freeway and the dulles toll road. it's decent between centreville and the beltway on 66. on 270, normal travel times near father hurley boulevard. back to you. >> thank you. >>> not your normal eviction. authorities serving notice to: found a possible hoarding situation. courtney robinson is live along 11th street to tell us about it. >> israa to looked at. we want you to see exactly what we ar
that could take another year. >> adam caskey has the latest on a weekend forecasts. sounds like today is going to be really nice. >> it's going to turn into a nice day. the cold front pushing through. it will sweep away the humidity. >> we like that. >> it's going to get rid of the clouds. we got rainshowers will we needed them. myers bill, 8 cents of an inch. half an inch in martinsburg. -- myersville got 8 centtenthsf an inch. you will see little humidity and air. dew points are dropping because of the northwestern the breeze. let's look at dadullah to monitor the updated yesterday. -- drought monitor. extreme drought in northern shenandoah valley still. that is will we got most of the shawa sister did. not enough. 91 and i yesterday at reagan national. the average high is 79. -- 91 was a high temperature at reagan national. 96 was the record for today. morning clouds will clear out. temperatures in the 60's this morning. approaching 70 and a couple hours. 80 degrees by lunchtime and sunny. high temperatures in the low to mid 80's. mid 80's this weekend with a lot of sunshine. cloud
in for lisa baden. first here's meteorologist adam caskey. >> fantastic labor day weekend in century. good way to round out the holiday this monday. low humidity, comfortable conditions and yes, another day full of sunshine. to start our monday morning, in the low to mid 50's up and down the shenandoah valley. fairfax 60. gathersburg at 59. 52 in winchester. so here's your forecast for today. a lot of sunshine. humidity low. very comfortable. tonight is going to be another comfortable night. you can let the fresh air circulate through the windows. a few degrees warmer when we start the day tomorrow morning. mid 60's downtown. closser to 60 degrees in the outlying areas. >> our top story now. another act of violence near a local college campus. for the third time since school started, a student was beaten and robbed in college park. it happened on harwick road on route one not too far from two earlier robberies. courtney robinson is live with more details. >> good morning, scott. one of the attacks actually happened along the road at a bus stop. this is just one of the three that has taken plac
baden has the latest on the traffic. it could be messy. meteorologist adam caskey has the weather. good to see you on this monday. >> good morning. widespread rain showers off and on for about a day and a half. this is what we need. this is what we've been waiting for. some locations like was virginia have been in the worst drought and we expect 3.5 inches over the next 36 hours. the rain is moving from the southwest to northeast. the light green is persistent rain. that is around the beltway and around the interstate 81 corridor. in prince george's county is very have downpours, the yellow and red. down towards upper marlboro, of to the north and east. this is fantastic. this is what we want to see. more showers down to the south getting ready to push to the north. we are in the 60's on the way to the mid to upper 70's becoming muggy. late-day storms could become severe. >>> accident on the of the beltway. after connecticut avenue, all the way to rockville pike. great picture of the beltway at new hampshire. wet roads with light volume. no problems to or from the american legion bridge
morning. labor day morning. meteorologist adam caskey live outside. and it's very refreshing outside. not much action here on the streets of rosslyn. i think i'm the only person out here. it's going to be another lovely day today. an extension of the weekend with a lot of sun and comfortable conditions with low humidity. look at martinsburg. 53 at reagan national. the hot spot is annapolis at 66 degrees. that's it. very nice start to our monday. high temperature today in the mid 80's. warmer tuesday and wednesday with a lot of sunshine but low humidity. >> all right. some exciting news for fans of "regis and kelly." scott? >> as the -- we have a chance for you to win a trip to new york city. all to take part in the show's annual high heel-athon. all week long just watch "regis and kelly," here, look for the keyword of the day and log on to tbd.com, the online home of abc 7 news, type it in. get all five key words for chances to win and see the complete rules and chances for a win on tbd.com. >> i haven't looked over the rules and regulations for this competition, but is it friendly f
michelle rhee's role in the mayoral race and the primary challenge. >>> adam caskey will have the changes in the forecast when we >>> adam caskey will have the changes in the forecast when we come back. yeah, but... what.. happened to the back there? well, here's the thing: this was the only "sporty two-seater" they had on my budget. uh-huh. and the seats go all the way back. (announcer) settling for less is not smart. what is smart is getting more car for your money at carmax. for the money you'd spend on a stripped down new car, you could get a fully loaded, guaranteed-quality used car at carmax. now more than ever, the smart choice is carmax. the way car buying should be. >>> i am at the national zoo. this one is getting fresh fruit. are you eating a healthy breakfast? good morning, washington. >>> wednesday morning, in the '60s in outlying suburbs. low to mid 70's in the beltway. let's look at the numbers. 64 in woodstock. 66 in leesburg. in the district, 78. 67 in woodbridge, 74 in damascus. a lot of sunshine and still hot, mainly sunny today all the way into thursday afternoon with
back live to the beach with adam caskey coming up in just a few minutes. to track the storm at any time log on to our weather webpage at tbd.com. >> and this morning's other big story, that hostage standoff. we are learning more about what happened inside and outside the discovery communication building. we're also learning more about the man at the center and his environmental crusade. >> we have more insight into what was taking place. what the swat team members were thinking and talking about during weensdz standoff. of course they had to make a lot of critical, important split-second decisions on wednesday. one of the big concerns is what would happen if they shot james lee, if those explosives attached to his body would explode. take a listen to this radio conversation we have from one of the swat team members. >> there is a wall between me and him. i have a visual camera system. >> the swat team member was monitoring lee outside the discovery building just hours before team members moved into the discovery building with deadly force eventually killing lee. it appeared at the time
barrett. time for traffic and weather every ten minutes. we begin with adam caskey. >> not as cool and refreshing as the past couple days. still feels nice outside with low humidity, temperature is in the '60s for the most part. 59 in brunswick. berkeley springs, 55. a little cooler to the north and west of the metro area. 59 in arlington -- 69. near 90 degrees this afternoon with a few scattered clouds. not very humid. tomorrow will be a lot like this. a few more chances of rain let much later in the week. >>> 95 and 66 in virginia heating up. 395 in good stead from the belt way to the 14th street bridge. southbound on 270, more neighbors in the roads. if nothing between the american legion bridge and the wilson bridge on the maryland side. looks good through cheverly. 95, baltimore washington parkway quiet. route 4 and route 5, a bus is rolling out. let's show you the approach into a germantown, 270 looks good qasab carolee boulevard -- looks good at father hurley. >>> courtney robinson is live along 270 in rockville. >> traffic is picking up. we have seen quite a few cars on t
earl. adam caskey is live at ocean city with more. good morning. >> we are lots at the inlet in ocean city. i just got an update from the national hurricane center. it has intensified a little, maximum sustained winds at 145 miles an hour or, which makes it a category 4 storm, a major marocain. it is not expected to strengthen any further. -- a major hurricane. a gradual weakening is anticipated even later on today and over the next couple days. this is infrared satellite imagery. notice that it is expected to brush up along the east coast of the united states, especially the of banks of north carolina. that is where they have a hurricane warning in effect. the red.ecaus the blue is the tropical storm warning in delmarva. wind gusts and wind speeds over 45 or 50 miles an hour or with gusts over 50 miles an hour. tonight through the first half of tomorrow the conditions will get better by friday night and into saturday. for the weekend looks pretty good. today, another beautiful day. conditions will fall apart later on today. high, thin clouds this afternoon. low clouds tonight, one or
will check in with lisa baden in a moment. we started with a meteorologist adam caskey. a good day to get out and vote, right? >> fantastic. not quite as cool as the past couple mornings, but comfortable. at this tuesday morning, it is . 64 in temple hills, 62 in vienna. that is at marshall road elementary school. we are in the low to mid '60s for the most part. a few high, thin clouds. a cold front will drop in later. we will make it to 82 degrees. northwest wind at 10-20 with higher gusts. mostly sunny. sunny again tomorrow, near 80 degrees. now to lisa baden. >>> metrorail is reporting everything on normal service system wide. no disruptions this morning. normal travel times is what we expect when we hit the road. on 95 between fredericksburg and springfield is good. nothing on 95 inland valley of baltimore. a good trip on the green lake, a toast, 66, and 270. coming out of germantown, uneventful. now to the top stories with pereta and allison. >>> primary day in maryland, d.c., and six other states. local is getting the most attention of the district race for mayor. by the end of the day
is affecting the commute. let's begin with meteorologist adam caskey. if it's going to be wet today. >> we will have some sunshine later on today. it's led to be raining again especially thursday, some very heavy rain. let's look at live triple doppler 7 ghadar. there are areas of scattered showers, not as heavy as earlier this morning. as the band stretching from northwestern montgomery county to the seneca area, down towards manassas, the yellow line that you see. that is pushing off to the east and northeast. calvert county is seeing a light rain. it is 72 right now at reagan national. low 80's this afternoon with sunshine and becoming less humid. we will start tomorrow with sunshine and end the day in clients. challahs wednesday night into thursday with a great weekend. >>> 66 eastbound is busy. and 20 minutes to your commute with the back up before you get to the exit for the planes. the crash is before haymarket. the left lane is closed and the truck is there. there's a wreck in the hov lane north.and no traffic is moving slowly alice springfield on the left side to the pentagon. met
with meteorologist adam caskey. cool temperatures to start the morning. >> a little cooler than yesterday. in the 50's almost everywhere. at reagan national, 64 degrees. that will drop a few more degrees. the sun does not rise until 6:49. it gets later and later every day. it takes longer to heat up. it is 53 in berryville. 82 this afternoon. low 80's. megan upper 70's in outlying suburbs. mostly sunny today. cloths increasing tomorrow. showers possible tomorrow night. not a great chance of rain. >>> 66 eastbound in manassas, there's traffic. between 5123 as well. -- between 50 and 123. 95 looks good in baltimore and richmond. >>> a major upset in the race to be the district's next mayor. this morning it appears vincent gray will unseat adrian fenty. 90% increase since reporting, vincent gray has 53% of the vote. adrian fenty and conceded the race a few hours ago. >> we have live team coverage from both candidates headquarters. courtney robinson is following what is next for the fenty campaign, but we begin with pamela brown, following the man who will take the reins of the nation's capital. >> he s
and urge them to pass a renewable electricity standard today. >>> welcome back. meteorologist adam caskey with the forecast. we reached 80 degrees yesterday with mostly sunny skies due to the high pressure. a few patchy clouds today. we will be under the influence of that high. we will be near 90 today. the record is 98. the average high temperature is 77 today. seasonable. it is warmer than yesterday. 70 in bowie, 65 in la plata. 65 in cumberland -- 55. a little cooler at the auglaize. water temperatures are in low 70's right now. partly cloudy this afternoon. upper level energy. 30% chance of rain later today. -- a little cooler on the waterways. >>> a tractor-trailer accident westbound interstate 70 after vowel 94, gadahn exit. traffic westbound is getting by this accident single file to the left. there's a lot of cleanup to do. eastbound traffic is not affected. all of baltimore heading to frederick, interstate 70, very popular commuter route, only one lane to the left. elsewhere, in virginia and accidents southbound 95 on occoquan bridge is gone. northbound traffic, give yourself ex
weather every ten minutes. first, adam caskey. >> welcome back to work and welcome back to school. thursday of school in northern virginia. not that outside. a little warmer than yesterday. not as refreshing as yesterday morning. short sleeve weather for this afternoon. let's look at the customer numbers. 63 in woodbridge. 68 thaksin no, 66 in reston. 68 in lexington park. 70 degrees downtown. 90 for the high tetris. mostly sunny, scattered clients. los humidity. the average high is 82. -- scattered clouds. lau to lisa baden -- now to lisa baden. >>> beltway travel and interstate travel look good. looks good out to the airport. the focus will be on neighborhood streets. we are very quiet. a good run in the mixing bowl in reston. back to you. >> thank you. >>> today could be the worst traffic they this area has seen in months. courtney robinson is along to 70 -- along 270. >> as we begin to see school buses and many commuters heading to work, we will seek a just and pick up. there's not much you can do. get ready to hit the brakes. >> it is part of living in the city. >> today wil
damage. the beaches in ocean city, maryland have been closed. >> adam caskey continues our team coverage. good morning, adam. any problems yet out there? >> no real issues out here yet in ocean city. the weather is slowly deteriorating but it really is not that bad. it is clocking sustained winds, a little over 10-mile-per-hour with gusts a little in excess of 15-mile-per-hour. i'm steadily seeing those gusts slowly but surely increase as they have all night. the conditions slowly deteriorate. here is a look at the hurricane. it is 80 miles east-southeast of cape hateras reduced to a category 2 storm but a high-end category 2. moving to the north-northeast beginning to take that turn to the northeast at 15-mile-per-hour. by 8:00 a.m. it should be act 100 miles offshore of virginia beach. still nearing us here in ocean city. a -- we'll see some big rollers coming in here. i'm anticipating waves of 10-12 feet. i'm joined by chris. he has been out here this whole time. you're at an emergency preparation meeting this morning. what is the general mentality? >> responders were happy to hear th
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minutes. we're going to check in with flask just a moment but first meteorologist adam caskey. good morning. >> good morning, everybody. a short workweek for most of us. there is some moisture moving through parts of the ohio valley now through parts of kentucky. that's remnants of hermine. it may drop rain on us sunday morning. we need the moisture. i think maybe up po .25 of an inch at that point. frederick at 57. mostly sunny today, highs in the upper 70's. we'll talk about the weekend coming up. now a look at the roads with jim. >> we have a car that hit a utility pole off in the distance there. the eastbound lanes of university boulevard are blocked because of that. elsewhere around the city, we still have construction on 95 southbound which is going to be blocking the two left lanes. on the beltway around tyson's corner it is being cleared up now. >> 4:31 is your time now. we begin with a developing story from california. at least one person is dead after an explosion and fire ripped through a neighborhood in san francisco. firefighters are still battling the blaze in san brun
morning, 4:38. traffic and weather every ten minutes, adam caskey. >> near 90 degrees today. low 90's the next couple days, especially inside the beltway. the average high yesterday was 78. seasonal. the average height today is 77. the record high is 98 today. record lows were set in 1904, 39 degrees. we are above that. it is cool at 70 in bowie. martinsburg at 58. fredericksburg, 68. today's forecast, no big changes across the region in terms of high temperatures. near 90 degrees. a few isolated thunderstorms in the forecast arriving after 3:00 p.m. today, 30% chance. isley isolated. a local along vowel. annapolis, mid 80's. water temperatures in the low 70's. tonight, a lingering cloud of, temperatures near 70. kind of like right now in the metro area. a little cooler in the higher elevations. 63 this time tomorrow morning. >>> nothing complicated on 95 virginia. 395 in pretty good shape. traffic in springfield and getting through woodbridge, nothing in fredericksburg, in baltimore, uneventful. 270 looks pretty good in germantown. back to you. >> thank you. >>> 65 degrees. we have a
area, it is a perfect day to wait in line. adam caskey has a look at our first forecast. >> you cannot blame the weather. it is a fantastic day. we have a cold front moving through. it has not moved through the entire area. it is in western suburbs. you will notice the breeze picking up and the humidity plummeting. sometimes, they bring in showers, and it would be much needed. this has hardly any cloud cover. we are tracking it at abc belfort furniture weather center. when church -- winchester is at 74. stafford is 82. they are waiting on the cold front. mostly sunny, made a the's for most of us. a little cooler northwest of town. we'll talk more about this and the tropics coming up. >>> a man is in critical condition after being hit by a police cruiser. the crash happened early this morning near central avenue in capitol heights. the 62-year-old was crossing the road outside of the crosswalk when he was struck. police have not identified the officer or the victim. >>> another pedestrian was hurt in montgomery county, along metropolitan avenue in kensington. there is no word on the ext
system brought rain to our region. adam caskey is here with our first forecast. >>> we did get some rain but not enough to make a dent in the drought we have going on. we have an extreme drought west of town. this is the drought monitor. let's talk about friday, first. we have a gray day with a few patchy clouds. it is pleasant and comfortable with timidity dropping behind his early morning cold front. 72 degrees in frederick right now. reagan national airport just updated to 81 degrees. they are the exception. today will be dry, comfortable, lower ingenuity and breezy out of the northwest. that is a refreshing breeze. the high temperature will be in the mid-80's locally and may be cooler than that in the outlying areas west of town. >>> we have news for metro riders. the agency may backtrack on plans to lower the cost of a smartrip card. they said the cost would to -- would cost $2 the the actual cost is $3.40. metro had planned to sell the cards for $2.50 the transit agency says it would lose $1 million per month in revenue. >>> we may have lost the democratic primary for mayor but adr
adam caskey. >> good morning. happy wednesday. 4:30. in the belfort furniture weather center, it is a low cooler than yesterday. constable. 60 degrees in frederick. at the airport, 54 degrees. 59 in culpeper. 54 in herndon. 58 in prince frederick. a lot of sunshine today. a few scattered clouds. high temperatures in the low 80s. the average high is 80 degrees. we will have a northwesterly breeze at 5-10 miles an hour. clearing skies. constable again. -- comfortable. chance of showers by tomorrow evening and tomorrow night. not expecting much. now to lisa baden. >>> good commuter a roundabout way. overnight construction in virginia on the beltway is gone. looks good on the dulles toll gaway. noaa troubles in virginia. headlights northbound headed to springfield. red is southbound on the way to richmond. a local all the way to clinton in the right lane. quiet across the american legion bridge. back to you. >> thank you. >>> our top story, d.c. will have a new mayor. 90% of 36 reporting, council chair vincent gray has defeated incumbent mayor adrian fenty in the democratic prima
of all, meteorologist adam caskey. >> it won't be quite as bad as what we had yesterday morning but we still need moisture. at chance of heavy rain showers wednesday night and especially thursday. let's take a look at what's happening now. light to moderate showers from virginia, hagerstown southward down to culpeper. where you see the yellow and the red here is the heaviest of rain moving south to north just like it was yesterday. moving into marshall, virginia. otherwise, a few spotty showers. even charlestown. here is the forecast for today. temperatures are near 70 degrees. rising into the low 80's this afternoon. the morning rain will come to an end and we'll have sunshine by lunchtime and into the afternoon. southwesterly at 10-15. another chance of what could be very heavy rain wednesday night through thursday. >> the george washington parkway southbound after 123, a deer just ran out in the roadway so be very careful if you're going to leave in the next 10-15 minutes. lingering road work on the beltway. traffic has to stay to the left. we'll take you to a live picture of traffi
. we begin with traffic and weather every ten minutes. first, meteorologist adam caskey. >> high temperatures still. tomorrow we will try for the second most 90-degree days in a given year. today is still hot. 68 in frederick. 70 and culpeper. herndon, 69. total sunshine again today. it will feel like the past couple days, 95 degrees. the inequality is down a notch to code orange for this afternoon. sunny and hot again tomorrow, a few degrees cooler, low 90's. -now to lisa baden. >>> the construction on the hot lanes project is complete for the morning. if everything is open between the american legion bridge and the springfield exit. looks good on 66 and 95 in virginia. 95 maryland, lingering goldwork, but it will not get anything to your travel. leaving the beltway and southbound into colombia, still getting the green light even with the lingering construction. no issues on the green lettuce, a total, 66, 270. back to you. >> thank you. >>> getting ready for hurricane earl, the category 4 is not expected to make landfall in the u.s., but state leaders are not taking chances. wa
are extinguished. adam caskey has a look at the forecast now. we could hear the wind on courtney's microphone. >> that is right. we are in the belfort furniture weather center. we do have some dry, warm air. already 90 degrees at right and national airport. the dew point will be dropping quite a bit, because of the system moving through. look at cumberland, 77 degrees. a wide range of temperatures this afternoon. that is why we are predicting anywhere from the low 80's to 90 . more on the extended forecast, coming up. >> thank you. officials are investigating after an infant died in a d.c. home. the infant was rushed to hospital. preliminary reports show the baby was coughing up formula while eating. investigators are looking into the circumstances of the child's death. crews have recovered the body of a man who drowned off the coast of ocean city. he disappeared august 28 after jumping into the ocean while lifeguards were off-duty. powerful recurrence are believed to have pulled him under. boats found him 16 miles from the coast. we have breaking news coming to us. pompous fund says it will
of fall. a summary day in our region. -- summery. adam caskey? >>> a little taste of summer. we don't have intense humidity. 90 degrees. mostly sunny skies with high, thin clouds. that is a beautiful shot of frederick with sunshine. 79 degrees right now with a dew point of 56. most dew points are in the upper 50s. arlington, 86 degrees. 84 in hagerstown. we have low humidity. a cold front will move through tomorrow and that will cause changes for the end of the week. back to you. >> thank you. >>> we r one week from the democratic primary. adrian fenty has picked up another endorsement. washington examiner says that the mayor should keep his job because of his record with crime, fiscal management, economic development, city services, and education. the paper says there is no reason to fix what is not broken. the washington post has already endorsed the mayor. a recent poll shows him still trailing vincent gray 13 points among registered democrats. , the top's a warning u.s. commander in afghanistan says a florida preacher's plan to burn the qur'an threatens the lives of all americans. evil
a moment. we have traffic and weather every 10 minutes. first, here is a meteorologist adam caskey now with a cool crisp morning. >> a little bit more -- warmer that we had yesterday. we are checking an area of low pressure. it is bringing with it some showers to our region. i know we need the rain. the panhandle of west virginia, western maryland will be about .25 inches of it. we will see some clouds today. scattered showers anticipated late this afternoon. most of the rain will be further north and northwest of the metro. tomorrow it will be cooler. >> a serious accident overnight. we are about to tell you more in the news portion of the show. this is on a stretch of the moral burden drive. -- more drive. be very careful as you travel to that area. we do not have any accidents to report. traffic is in pretty good shape on the 270. the loop looks good from college park to silver spring. back to you. >> let's get more on that breaking news from prince george's county. three people are dead after an ambulance and suv collide. we are live now on the ticket 600 block of marlborough pligh
i'm allison starling. we have your traffic and weather every 10 minutes. first, here is adam caskey. >> good morning. 5:00 a.m. on this thursday morning. not bad out there, actually refreshing. don't think about putting the air-conditioning on today or the next couple of days. it is going to be fantastic. let's take a look at the temperatures. arlington, 63. ashburn at 60. frederick, 67. brunswick is 69. either you're in the 50's or low 60's. one exception is reagan national. the warm spot at 66. here is your forecast today. mostly sunny skies. 78 for the high temperature. upper 70's. very low humidity. a bit breezy. northwesterly winds at 10-20-mile-per-hour. scattered clouds in the afternoon and high temperatures in mid to upper 70's. lisa, how are the roads looking? >> great. 95 in maryland, no problems to report all around the beltway. no issues on 66. the greenway, the dulles toll road. good run on 95. a quiet trip along 395. metro rail, first trains out on normal service. >> our top story at this hour is still developing. two women fighting for their lives after a car jumped a
meteorologist adam caskey, it feels nice and refreshing. >> yes. keep the windows open. not all the way because then it might get a little chilly. another comfortable morning. it is going to be abgreat afternoon as well. some rain in the forecast by sunday. we could use the showers. benton elementary, 62. temple hills at 59. mostly patchy afternoon clouds. lots of sunshine on our saturday. near 80 degrees. midday sunday, some rain and then late-day clearing. >> county police and the transportation department tell us the only thing blocked is eastbound on university and dennis. the right lane blocked. there was a utility pole knocked down there overnight. overnight construction on the beltway in virginia and tysons and the outer loop should be cleared. 95 south, the construction should be cleared out of the way as well. >> thank you. we're following a developing story now from california where one person was killed after an explosion and fire ripped through a neighborhood near san francisco. >> authorities say a ruptured gas line might be to blame for this inferno. all of it took place in the ci
begin with your traffic and weather every 10 minutes. here is adam caskey. how is this friday shaping up for us? >> still a little damp outside. we had the rain showers last night. the clouds hung around. it is going to take a while for the clouds to break up. we're still a little damp. take a look at some of the rainfall totals. you can see myersville had almost .08 inch of rain. some beneficial rain. most of us has under .2. >> we have lanes open on the belt way. we're in good shape to start the rush hour from college park to bethesda. the crash that occurred after 10:00 last night has now been cleared away. lanes are open once again. the beltway is open to traffic. on the interloop, there were no issues there related to this. that's in good shape. 270, 66, 95 and 395, interloop ramp to go north to college park, a crash along the left side. >> our top story this friday morning, a murder/suicide. police say a distrouth man shot his mother and doctor after hearing her diagnosis then barricaded himself in her room before turning the gun on himself. >> the doctor collapsed just outside the
with meteorologist adam caskey. we have an update. >> it is a category 3 storm, downgraded. on the high end of a category three. maximum sustained winds of 125 miles an hour. it is 70 degrees in springfield, 68 in gainesville, 67 in upper marlboro. total sunshine again today, just like yesterday, 95 degrees. not oppressively humid. air quality little better today, "orange. tomorrow it will be the 59th 90-degree day. >>> slow traffic on 95 in virginia northbound at the prince william parkway. we are going to see if there is any delay for news choppers 7. -- newschopper 7. baltimore washington parkway. leaving and going into laurel, it is nothing but volume. back to you. >> thank you. >>> our top story, a bracing for hurricane earl. an hour ago the storm was downgraded to a category three. if it is still on track to skirt the east coast. state leaders up and down the atlantic are not taking chances. today virginia will go into emergency mode to prepare for whatever it could bring. courtney robinson is live in a satellite center with more details. what is the latest? >> a hurricane watch is in
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